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Parectopa ononidis (Zeller, 1839)

Clover Slender
15.0010 (B&F: 299)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
    »Family: Gracillariidae
      »Subfamily: Gracillariinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Nationally Scarce B

A resident species, in danger of extinction in the East and in the recent past only detected at Wilmington; presumed extinct in the West as it was last listed in 1905. Always associated with chalk downland habitats. Single-brooded, flying mainly during May and June. The larval foodplant is red clover. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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